Sudden deafness, distention sensation and constant ringing in the ear that can not be relieved by obstruction of the meatus. In the case of upward perversion of pathogenic wind fire of the liver and gallbladder, there are distention in heat, fiushed, dry throat, irritability and hot temper, wiry pulse in the case of invasion by exogenous pathogenic wind, there are headache , aversion to cold, fever, superficial and rapid pulse.
Hard hearing after chronic disease, intermittent tinnitus like singing of the cicada, aggravated by strain and alleviated by pressing to close the meatus, dizziness, soreness and aching of the lower back, and knees, spermatorrhea, excessive leukorrhea, thready pulse of deficiency type.
The points of Triple Energizer and Gallbladder Meridians are used as main points, which are punctured by filiform needles with reducing manipulation for the excess and reinforcing manipulation for the deficiency. Moxa can be used on the local acupoints with small size cones.
YIFENG(TE 17), TINGHUI (GB 2), XIAXI(GB 43), ZHONGZHU(TE 3).
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For fire preponderance in the liver and gallbladder, TAICHONG(LR 3), ZULINGQI (GB 41) are added,
for invasion of exogenous pathogenic wind, WAIGUAN (TE 5), HEGU (LI 4),
or deficiency of kidney SHENSHU (BL 23), MINGMEN (GV 4), GUANYUAN (CV 4), TAIXI (KI 3).